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Honourable Order of the Blue Goose Galabration

January 31, 2008 by

The Honourable Order of the Blue Goose, Ontario Pond and Most Loyal Gander Chris Giffin welcomed attendees at “2007’s hottest Christmas party of the insurance industry.” The so-called “Galabration” was held Nov. 28, 2007 at The Boiler House, a cultural,…

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Top 10 Insurance Coverage Decisions The Cases You Should Know About From 2007

January 31, 2008 by BY: CHRISTOPHER R. DUNN

The year 2007 will be remembered as perhaps one of the busiest in recent memory in the Canadian courts for insurers, including the release of three decisions from the Supreme Court of Canada. The various provincial trial and appeal courts…

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CICMA Top Fellow

January 31, 2008 by

The New Brunswick Chapter of the Canadian Insurance Claims Managers’ Association gives out an award to the Top Fellow each year. This year, that award was renamed The Fred Plant Sr. Award in recognition of the substantial contributions Fred Plant…

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E-Discovery for Insurance

January 31, 2008 by Antoinette Duffy & Oleh Hrycko

Litigation readiness

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CICMA Education Seminar

January 31, 2008 by

Greg Merrithew, CIAA Western Region President; Terry Murphy CICMA Southern Alberta Chapter; Dave Kreklewich, CICMA president, Fred Plant, CIAA National president at the an all-industry education seminar hosted by the Canadian Insurance Claims Manager’s Association in association with the CIAA…

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Trips, Traps and Jurisdiction

January 31, 2008 by Melissa Kehrer And John A. Olah

Part 2

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National Standing Committees 2007 -2008 (February 01, 2008)

January 31, 2008 by

AESIQ Denis Duchesne Cunningham Lindsey Canada Limited 1250 Guy Street, Suite 1000 Montreal, PQ H3H 2T4 Phone: (514) 938-5400 Fax: (514) 938-5445 E-mail: dduchesne@cl-na.com ADVISORY Reno Daigle, CIP, CLA, FCIAA Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. 326 McIntyre Street W. North…

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Crawford restructures global operating structure

January 31, 2008 by

Crawford & Company announced a new operating structure that includes a smaller Global Executive Management team and four business units. The new units will include legal settlement administration as well as the information and communications technology division. In addition, Crawford…

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Go-kart on private track is not an “automobile,” Ontario’s top court rules

January 31, 2008 by

A go-kart operated on a private track is not an “automobile” according to the standard Ontario automobile insurance contract, the Ontario Court of Appeal ruled in Adams v. Pineland Amusements Ltd. Denis Potvin was driving a go-kart on a track…

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WICC Golden Horseshoe Region

January 31, 2008 by

WICC Golden Horseshoe Region (GHR) held its inaugural pub night, Cruisin’ Back to the ’50’s Sock Hop on Sept. 27, at Arney Pub of Mohawk College in Hamilton. People in the industry dusted off their poodle skirts, tied up their…

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ORIMS Christmas Luncheon (February 01, 2008)

January 31, 2008 by

The Ontario Risk & Insurance Management Society’s (ORIMS) annual Christmas Luncheon in December attracted hundreds of festive industry partygoers to the Sheraton Centre Toronto, home of the Toronto 2008 RIMS Canada Conference (September 21-24, 2008). In the spirit of giving,…

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MESSAGE From the President (February 01, 2008)

January 31, 2008 by

Another successful seminar jointly hosted by the Ontario chapters of the Canadian Insurance Claims Managers’ Association and the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association was held in Toronto Jan. 29. This year’s theme was “The Future of Claims Service” and the discussions,…